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One month to go until electric car race at KCOM Stadium

16th June 2017

The one-month countdown is on until 33 teams of young people from across the Humber region go head-to-head in an electric kit car race around Hull’s KCOM Stadium, as part of innovative education initiative Project Blyth.

Offshore wind roles showcased in new guide

17th May 2017

Those interested in careers in the offshore wind industry can find out more about the variety of potential job roles, thanks to a new guide produced by Green Port Hull.

Young entrepreneurs boost enterprise skills thanks to Project Blyth

15th May 2017

A team of entrepreneurs from Hull are honing their enterprise skills thanks to Project Blyth, an innovative education initiative in the Humber region which is supported by Green Port Hull. The project has provided 33 groups of young people with kit...

Excitement for summer car race builds at Car Jam

11th April 2017

Young people from across Hull and the East Riding who are building electric kit cars to race at a unique event being held this summer have come together to showcase the progress of their projects.

High demand for Hull kit car race forces move to new venue

5th April 2017

Over 60 electric kit cars are set to be raced around Hull’s KCOM Stadium this summer as part of an exciting education project, which has received funding from Green Port Hull. The race has been moved by organisers from the city centre to the...

Siemens to showcase roles at women’s careers event

8th March 2017

Four months since the opening of its manufacturing facility at Alexandra Dock, Siemens will be showcasing future employment opportunities at a careers open day aimed at women. Green Port Hull’s Women into Manufacturing and Engineering (WiME) event...

Awards shortlist for female leaders

7th March 2017

Two key figures from Women into Manufacturing and Engineering (WiME), a Green Port Hull initiative to encourage women to choose a career in these industries, have been shortlisted in the Northern Power Women Awards.

Initiative to inspire women into engineering steps up for 2017

14th February 2017

Women across Hull and the East Riding are being inspired to discover job opportunities in the manufacturing and engineering sectors through new videos commissioned by Green Port Hull in partnership with the Women’s Engineering Society (WES).

Energy Works awards contracts to local firms

15th December 2016

Energy Works, a new, advanced waste-to-energy plant being built in Hull, continues to make good progress on site. M+W Group, the main contractor responsible for the complete engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of the facility, has...

World-class Siemens factory produces first blade at Green Port Hull

30th November 2016

Global offshore wind market leader Siemens today revealed the first turbine blade to be manufactured at its new wind power factory at Green Port Hull, the centrepiece of a £310m investment by Siemens and Associated British Ports (ABP). The milestone...

A year of helping people into employment at the Green Port Hub

23rd November 2016

More than 2,000 people from across Hull and the East Riding have been given support to apply for jobs, prepare for interviews and secure employment in the past year, thanks to services at the Green Port Hub, which marks its first anniversary this...

Hull workwear business strikes deal with Siemens contractor

31st October 2016

Hull-based AP Workwear, a professional clothing and personal protective equipment (PPE) supplier, has provided kit to ALE, one of the world’s largest heavy transportation and lifting contractors, which is undertaking work on the Siemens development...

Event to inspire women into engineering

26th July 2016

Women across Hull and the East Riding are being invited to discover job opportunities in the manufacturing and engineering sectors at a careers open day. The event will be held on Saturday 20th August from 10am at the Green Port Hub, in Hull’s...

Celebrating the life of Hull high flyer Amy Johnson

1st July 2016

People across Hull are set to be inspired and entertained thanks to a new two-month long festival that kicks off tomorrow, to celebrate the life of Hull’s aviation heroine Amy Johnson – the first woman to fly solo from the UK to Australia. ...

You ain’t seen mothing yet!

1st July 2016

The Green Port Growth Programme, which has been created to establish East Yorkshire as a world-class centre for renewable energy, is helping to celebrate the life of Hull’s aviation heroine Amy Johnson through a major public art project.

Hull move will drive expansion for TRG Wind

28th June 2016

A fast-growing wind turbine support company has become the latest piece in the Humber’s renewables jigsaw after choosing Hull as the base for its European offshore operations.

Siemens awards major contract to UK supplier

3rd June 2016

Siemens has awarded a four-year Crane Framework Agreement to UK-based heavy-lift specialist ALE for the supply and deployment of cranes, specialised transport equipment and personnel.

Pure Renewables wins Chairman’s Award

18th May 2016

A Cottingham company that has benefitted from advice and funding through the Green Port Growth Programme has been honoured at the annual East Riding of Yorkshire Council Chairman’s Awards. 

Siemens steps up pace of Hull recruitment

25th November 2015

Siemens today ramped up recruitment activity for its new facilities in Hull by advertising 135 posts, the largest number of opportunities made available so far.

Green Port Hull opens ‘The Hub’ in Hull city centre

24th November 2015

Residents and businesses in Hull and East Yorkshire will be able to access information on the region’s emerging renewable energy sector thanks to a new careers and information hub that will be launched by Green Port Hull today.

Training providers collaborate to launch unique offshore facility

17th September 2015

Two of East Yorkshire’s leading offshore energy training providers are working in partnership to deliver the basic requirements for those wishing to work in the renewables industry.  This training includes working at heights, marine safety, first...

MAS assists Siemens in finding UK suppliers

17th September 2015

The Government’s Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS) has been assisting wind giant Siemens in its active search for UK suppliers particularly for its Hull factory on Alexandra Dock.

Thousands set to attend Siemens Hull careers events

28th August 2015

Thousands of job-seekers will have the opportunity to find out firsthand about working with Siemens in Hull at a series of careers events.

The global engineering giant is staging the events to enable local people to find out all they need to know...